Neil Patrick Harris/Peter Pan Goes Wrong – Once Upon a One More Time – Wet Brain – Starlite Deli – Broadway Grosses – Just For Laughs – The Cell – The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window to Broadway
Producers Seaview, Sue Wagner, John Johnson, with Jeremy O. Harris and BAM (Brooklyn Academy of Music), announce that the sold-out and highly acclaimed BAM production of Lorraine Hansberry’s The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window, starring Oscar Isaac (making his Broadway debut)and Rachel Brosnahan, will transfer to Broadway this season. Directed by Anne Kauffman, this strictly limited engagement will begin performances on Tuesday, April 25 for 80 performances only. Opening night – the final opening of this Broadway season – is set for Thursday, April 27, at the James Earl Jones Theatre. To purchase tickets, please visit Telecharge.com.
Broadway’s Peter Pan Goes Wrong will welcome Tony® and Emmy® Award-winner Neil Patrick Harris to the company as a special guest star for performances from Tuesday, April 11 through Sunday, April 30 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. Harris will appear in the role of Francis, a member of the ‘Cornley Drama Society’ who portrays The Narrator and others in Peter Pan. Digital Lottery Available visit PanGoesWrongBway.com/Lottery. In Person Rush tix available @ 10 a.m. day of performance.
Abby Feldman – Eleri Ward – Danielle E. Moore
Comedy pop star Abby Feldman (Just For Laughs New Faces 2018; Adult Swim’s Soft Focus with Jena Friedman) will host storytime with musical guest Eleri Ward (Miscast 2023; Only Gold with MCC) on Monday, May 15 at Nancy Manocherian’s the cell theatre (338 West 23rd Street New York, NY 10011) with What Will the Neighbors Say? (James Clements and Sam Hood Adrian, Co-Artistic Directors). Doors will open at 7pm, with music and stories from 7:30-9pm. Tickets can be reserved at www.eventbrite.com/cc/storytime-at-the-cell-1953649.
The cast is now complete for the upcoming Broadway musical Once Upon a One More Time. Newly announced are Brooke Dillman as The O.F.G. (Original Fairy Godmother), Ryann Redmond as Stepsister Belinda, Tess Soltau as Stepsister Betany, Gabrielle Beckford as Rapunzel, Ashley Chiu as Sleeping Beauty, Nathan Levy as Clumsy, Ryan Steele as Prince Erudite, Morgan Whitley as Princess Pea and Lauren Zakrin as Little Mermaid. At Marquis Theatre on Broadway. See more here: www.onemoretimemusical.com
John J. Casell Jr’s Wet Brain will open off-Broadway at Playwrights Horizons. Performances run May 17-June 25 for the new family drama with a twist on classic genre presented by Playwrights Horizons andMCC Theater. Opening is June 6. Production stars Frankie J. Alvarez, CeciFernandez, Florencia Lozano, Julio Monge, Arturo Luis Soria www.PlaywrightsHorizons.org
The unassuming Starlite Deli, a staple of West 44th Street since 1984, is slated to close as Jung Min Kim – “Mr. M” – it’s proprietor has decided to retire and set the closing notice on one of the Theater District’s longest running productions.
BROADWAY GROSSES via Theatrical Index
Featured Photo: Cast Members Once Upon a One More Time by Emilio Madrid